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HIB Specialist

Harassment, Intimidation, & Bullying (HIB) Policy
Paterson Public School’s (HIB) policy is available here.
The District’s Anti-bullying Coordinator is TJ Best  He can be reached at 973-321-2404 or tbest@paterson.k12.nj.us.
For more information on New Jersey's  "Anti-bullying Bill of Rights" or the District’s plan to address HIB click here
To report an HIB incident, please contact Mr. McGinley, Principal or complete a HIB reporting form on the district's website.

ABR Grade

2015-2016

GMA ABR Grade  67 out of 78 points

District ABR Grade 64 out of 78 points

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Seniors!

Seniors that ordered a yearbook can pick them up from Ms. Shirell in the GMA Office.

 

Best of luck in whatever you choose to do moving forward!

Bridging the Past and Engineering the Future

GMA Senior, Dayvon Robinson have been accepted to several Major Division I & II Colleges such as The University of Toledo,OH, The University of Akron,OH and Wagner College of New York just to name a few. On April 4th, Dayvon Robinson made his decision between Wagner College where he received a Academic Alumni Award Scholarship of $40,000.00 to attend or to attend The University of Akron where he was accepted and upon his acceptance, he was also accepted into their School of Engineering at Akron where he received a $ 30,000.00 Merit Scholarship in the Study of Corrosion Engineering. Also, he received The Anton Scholarship ( Underrepresented Groups in Engineering) and was also accepted into (The Emerging Leaders Honors Program) at The University of Akron where he will be attending in the Fall of 2017. Since then, Dayvon Robinson has been Nominated for ( The 42nd Annual Passaic County Chapter Of The National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete Awards Dinner) on April 26th at The Mountainside Inn in Clifton, NJ. He will also play in ( The Prestigious 39th Annual Phil Simms New Jersey North-South All-Star Football Classic Game ) on June 26thth 2017 at Kean College of New Jersey. Congratulation Dayvon from your GMA family!

News

2/14/17

Attached is the Student/Parent Handbook for 2016-2017 as of January 2017.

In addition, updated graduation requirements are also attached.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to email me at mmcginley@paterson.k12.nj.us  .

Thank you,

Mr. M. McGinley, Principal

Garrett Morgan Academy

 

Please note: Items in the Handbook are changed as required by District revisions in regulations and/or policies. In addition, as required by law or necessity.

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Congratulations GMA student D.W.

In June of 2016, student D.Whyte; rising Junior; represented Garrett Morgan Academy of Transportation & Engineering, and the State of New Jersey at the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Boston, Massachusetts. She was presented with an official "Award of Excellence", certifying her successful completion of the Congress.

At the Congress, she was surrounded by fellow students who share her passion, ability and potential, and she was personally taught by some of the greatest living minds in medicine.

D’s Garrett Morgan family is proud of her accomplishment, and wishes her continued success.

GMA Uniform Shirts

Garrett Morgan Academy Uniform Shirts

Navy Blue Polo shirts with the GMA Logo are the only official uniform shirt. (Bootleg t-shirts, etc... with GMA logos are not the school uniform.

All students will be wearing khaki pants, that means NO black jeans, sweats, yoga pants, etc... Once again, All students will be wearing khaki pants! Please refer to the student handbook posted on this website for further information concerning the uniform policy.  (Mr. M. McGinley, Principal)

 

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Contacts

Main Office 973-321-1000 extn, 12540

Guidance 973-321-1000 ext 12544

 

Mission Statement

Bridging the Past, Engineering the Future

Garrett Morgan Academy's mission is to provide a safe, caring, and challenging educational environment for students who are passionate about exploring college and career options in engineering and transportation.

NETTREKKER

The District has a subscription to netTrekker, an educational solution that helps teachers and students find engaging and appropriate digital learning resources in all core content areas from a wide range of online content providers.  

Teachers may use their district credentials.

Teachers can log on using this link:

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Students may use 

Username—silkcity 

Password—paterson

Students may log on using this link:

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Updated Graduation Requirements-October 2016